72 Min Released Dec 22, 2016

Episode 34: The Spartan Way

Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race, discusses what drives him to push himself—and others—to their absolute limits. (2:10)

Want to try something new that goes beyond setting a marathon PR? Throw some physical challenges into your next event. We take you inside what it is like to try your first-ever obstacle course race. (49:13)

In the Kick, what it takes to make thousands of Santas enter a 5-miler, the best way to fuel for cold-weather runs, and the first-ever “Beer Mile” shoe. (1:03:00)
**
*This week’s episode is brought to you by Jabra. Listeners can go to jabra.com/runnersworld to sign up for exclusive discounts and special offers on Jabra products like the Jabra Elite Sport Wireless earbuds.
Listeners to this show can get a 26% discount on their next—or their first—Spartan Race. Enter the promo code “Run26” after you sign up at Spartan.com.*
**Check out our show page here.

Follow us on Twitter (@rwaudio) and Facebook (Runner's World Audio). 

The Runner's World Show

The Runner's World Show

Hosted by RW Editor-in-Chief David Willey, this p…

Go To Show Page

More Episodes

"Augustine's Pears" by Chard deNiord

Slate's Poetry Podcast

From Slate Magazine, Chard deNiord reads his poem "Augustine's Pears."

1 Min

Nov 21, 2011

How Instagram Gave Plastic Surgeons a Lift

MarketWatch Money, Markets & More

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery's Fred Fedok joins Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell to discuss the growing number of patients opting for less invasive procedures, and how shifting trends and social media have played a role.

16 Min

Feb 16, 2017

S2-01 Viva Las Vegas

What The Crime?!

We explore the adult playground known as Sin City.

32 Min

Jul 7, 2016